What are the different reports generated with Application Metering and what data do they produce?

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What are the different reports generated with Application Metering Solution and what data do they produce?

Answer

Listed below are the various reports produced by the Application Metering Solution and a description of what data they produce.  They are listed in the order they are found within the Altiris Console.

 

Agent Status

 

Application Metering Agent Activity Summary

 

·         This report provides a list of computers, when they last sent an Application Metering event, when they last sent application summary data and a count of Application Metering events sent within the last N days.
 


Application Metering Agent Install Summary

 

·         This report provides a listing of install policies, the collections being targeted, the count of computers in the collection, the count of computers in that collection with the agent installed and whether or not the policy is enabled.
 


Monitor Policy Activity Summary

 

·         This report provides a list of monitor policies, the number of computers receiving this policy, and the number of computers returning events for each.
 


Monitor Policy by Computer

 

·         This report provides a list of computers and the count of monitoring policies assigned to each.
 


Monitor Policy Summary

 

·         This report shows a listing of all monitor policies and a summary of their status and definition.
 


Application Discovery

 

Application Discovery Summary

 

·         This report provides a list of applications that have been discovered, the count of computers having discovered the application and details of the first discovery.


 
Application Discovery Summary by Version

 

·         This report provides a list of applications that have been discovered by version, the count of computers having discovered that version and details of the first discovery.


 
Discovered Applications by Computer

 

·         This report gives a list of computers and a count of discovered applications.
 


Newly Discovered Applications

 

·         This report gives a list of applications and a count of computers that discovered the application within the last N days.


 
Application Usage

 

Application CPU Usage

 

·         This report provides a list of applications and the average CPU usage.


 
Application Memory Usage

 

·         This report provides a list of applications and the average peak memory usage.


 
Application Run Time

·         This report gives a list of applications and associated run time statistics.


 
Application Usage by Computer

 

·         This report provides a list of computers and summary statistics of their application usage on them.


 
Application Usage by User

 

·         This report provides a list of users and summary statistics of their application usage.


 
Concurrent Usage

 

Concurrent Usage

 

·         This report gives a list of applications, their max concurrent usage and time.
 


Concurrent Usage by Policy

 

·         This report gives a list of applications, their max concurrent usage and time with a policy filter.
 


Cost Analysis

 

Cost by Location

 

·         This report combines the licensing cost with the installations at the location to calculate the cost of applications at each location. Inventory Solution needs to be installed and the user data must be collected in order to view this report.


 
License Comparison (Used vs Installed vs License Count)

 

·         This report displays a count of computers with installed product licenses compared to a count of computers that use the products. Inventory Solution needs to be installed in order to view this report.
 


License Cost Analysis

 

·         Track the count of distinct product. Calculate the total cost from this count by entering the number of licenses purchased and the cost. Inventory Solution needs to be installed in order to view this report.
 


SW Installation and License Summary

 

·         This report corresponds with Microsoft's licensing design. Use this report to calculate the licensing excess or deficiency based on your current installations and the types of Microsoft licenses purchased. Inventory Solution needs to be installed in order to view this report.


 
History and Trend

 

Application Usage

 

·         This report provides a list of application usage by specified date range in 8 time intervals. Parameters are Application name and Manufacturer.


 
Application Usage - History

 

·         This report provides a list of application usage by specified date range in 8 time intervals. Parameters are Application name and Manufacturer. This report uses historical data.


 
Application Usage by Computer

 

·         This report provides a list of application usage by specified date range in 8 time intervals. Parameters are Computer Name and Domain.


 
Application Usage by Computer - History

 

·         This report provides a list of application usage by specified date range in 8 time intervals. Parameters are Computer Name and Domain. This report uses historical data.


 
Installed vs. Used

 

Installed vs. Used

 

·         Inventory Solution is necessary to run this report. ALL discovered software installed in your environment will be listed. You can filter by domain, application, manufacturer, and date to see how many of those applications have been used.


 

Start-Stop-Denial Events

 

Applications by First and Last Start

 

·         This report gives a list of applications with their first and last run date and corresponding computer.
 


Applications by Last Stop

 

·         This report gives a list of applications with their corresponding computer and stop date.
 


Denial Events by Application

 

·         This report gives a list of applications and the number of denials in the last N days.
 


Event Types

 

·         This report gives counts for Denial, Start and Stop events during a specified time period.


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